Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 01/08/2019
Professor Barry O'Sullivan was invited on BBC Radio Foyle this morning to talk about to talk about a Facebook funded study that showed some success in converting thoughts into text. You can listen to the segment here, 24 minutes in.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 29/07/2019
Insight members feature prominently in Science Foundation Ireland coverage of AI research in Ireland. Professor Alan Smeaton and Professor Barry O'Sullivan are both quoted in the piece with Smeaton offering a definition of AI and O'Sullivan answering the question of why AI is important. Read about it here.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 25/07/2019
Insight Funded Investigator Professor Madeleine Lowery has been awarded an ERC Proof-of-Concept
Publication Date:Created by Louise Holden on 08/07/2019
Gaitkeeper project at Inisght DCU shortlisted for DatSci award
Gaitkeeper – Gait Biometrics Service for Healthcare, based in Insight@DCU, has been shortlisted for a DatSci award in the category ‘Best Use of Data Science/AI for Health and Well Being’.
Publication Date:Created by Louise Holden on 03/07/2019
Dr Margaret McCaul talks about women in STEM in the Irish Times. Read the full article here
Publication Date:Created by Louise Holden on 01/07/2019
Alan Smeaton writes in The irish Times this week about protecting Irish democractic systems from online interference. Read the full article here
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 27/06/2019
Insight's Professor Dermot Diamond has been appointed to the advisory board of the European Innovation Council.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 24/06/2019
Insight's Brendan Smith won the prestigious American Chamber Cairdeas Award last week. The award was presented at the inaugural American Chamber of Commerce West Northwest US Ireland Business Conference held at NUI Galway. Smith was recognised for his outstanding contribution to enabling people, in particular young people and minority groups in the West of Ireland to develop skills in technology, coding and science.
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 18/06/2019
Insight's Dr Joseph Antony was interviewed by Peter Doyle of the Irish Medical Times recently. Antony, a Postdoctoral Researcher at Insight Centre for Data Analytics at Dublin City University (DCU), is investigating the possibility of using state-of-the-art AI and convolutional neural networks (CNN) to identify early-stage osteoarthritis. In his recently published thesis, Automatic Quantification of Radiographic Knee Osteoarthritis Severity and Associated Diagnostic Features Using Deep Convolutional Neural Networks, he wrote that he want
Publication Date:Created by Grainne Faller on 17/06/2019
Insight’s Siobhán Grayson has been announced as one of 36 Irish Fulbright Awardees for 2019-2020. As a Fulbright Student to Harvard University, Grayson will undertake research at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society where she will explore the dynamics of deliberation when instigated simultaneously across offline and pseudonymous online discourse spaces.